Carrie Allison

Learning to follow your child’s interests, whatever they might be, regardless of gender. Read more

KC Baby Magazine

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends children under two watch no television and that children two and older watch no more than one to two hours of television a day. Once I started letting Elliott watch television, I realized just h... Read more


For some women, going back to work after having a baby is the obvious choice, but many others face a difficult decision: stay home or stay at work. A new mother facing this decision may feel a great weight upon her, but coming to a decision... Read more

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It’s winter in Kansas City, and the snow will fall. While growing up in Blue Springs, my sister, Wendy, and I waited each year for a heavy snow so we could build snowmen and igloos in our backyard. I remember standing in the middle of the y... Read more

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